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Jul 22, 2020 Scene World
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Min and Mina Bekker have it all: an enormous YouTube following, two awesome game releases, and even an amazing love story to tie it all together. Now, they're sitting down with AJ and Joerg to discuss their games, Black Bekker and Takelshin, how they got to be where they are, and what drives them forward. (Interview begins at 26:22)
Topics: Podcast, Minbekker, Gaming, egaming, YouTube, video, video games, video game music, Doom, Black...
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David Pleasance is the former marketing director for Commodore, and gained notoriety for his use of software bundles to sell computers, especially in the UK. He's also the author of "Commodore - The Inside Story", which detailed the internal workings of Commodore during its waning years. He's following this book up with a look at the Amiga: "From Vultures to Vampires", which looks at what became of Amiga after Commodore vanished into the mist. David joins AJ and Joerg today...
Topics: Podcast, David Pleasance, From Vultures to Vampires, Commodore, CBM, CEO, UK, Books, Computing...
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Jun 23, 2020 Scene World
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Who doesn't know Comanche? A development studio in Hanover Germany (Nukklear) is doing a reboot with the help of THQ Nordic and they talk to us about it in what makes the reboot so great and welcoming old retro and new players! :) The interview starts at 25:40
Topics: Podcast, Comanche, Nukklear, Helicopter, THQ Nodic, Retro
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May 25, 2020 Scene World
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The world is a weird place right now, and censorship of the press has become widespread. Reporters Without Borders have created a unique way to get around this: censored articles become uncensored books inside Minecraft. AJ and Joerg talk to Reporters Without Borders' Kristin Baesse about The Uncensored Library, and how it, and Minecraft, is being used to bring the truth back into countries without press freedom. (Interview begins at 21:00)
Topics: podcast, Podcast, Uncensored Library, Reporters Without Borders, TruthFindsAWay, censorship,...
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The Digital Retro Park is one of the premier museums of digital culture. Falk Heinzelmann and Stefan Pitsch are the guys who started it all, and they've taken some time to talk to AJ and Joerg about the museum, as well as take us on a virtual tour while we're all stuck at home! (interview starts at 10:05)
Topics: podcast, Podcast, museum, Digital Retro Park, DRP, retro, retrocomputing, retro gaming,...
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Apr 26, 2020 Scene World
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As we all go through these unprecedented, socially isolated times together, AJ and Joerg have a quick message for everyone looking for ways to pass the time.
Topics: covid-19, corona, stayathome, flattenthecurve
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Scene World was founded 20 years ago, on November 1st, 2000 to be exact. Long ago enough to look back with staffers Altraz, Merman and Nafcom and share stories how this was all made possible and where it lead to. We are also proud to have gotten the great Rick Heaton aka Sapience!
Topics: Podcast, Scene World, Rick Heaton, Sapience, Drake, Merman, Nafcom, 20th, Annivesary
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Apr 2, 2020 Scene World
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In the world of retro reproductions, the Commodore 128 is the red-headed stepchild, with the least attention from enthusiasts. That is, until now! Johan Grip joins AJ and Joerg to talk about the C128 Neo, a replica PCB designed to help preserve these vintage machines. (interview starts at 13:40)
Topics: Podcast, podcast, retro, Commodore, Commodore 128, C128, Commodore 64, C64, Reproduction, PCB,...
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Mar 17, 2020 Scene World
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Josh Aas is one of the founders of Let's Encrypt, THE non-profit certificate authority. We talk to Josh and learn more about why it's important that the last 20% of the internet that isn't secure yet is getting encrypted and why it is also important for us retro related homepage owners (and surprisingly also to phishing sites)! interview starts at 18:23
Topics: Josh Aas, Let's Encrypt, security, SSL, interview, sceneworld
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If you thought that the Right to Repair was limited to Europe and North America, you were totally wrong! Being able to repair your own stuff is an important topic all over the world, including Africa. Joerg and AJ talk with Gunther Schmitz of Right to Repair South Africa about how this topic relates to his unique neck of the woods, and ways that this is important for more than just us tech nerds. (Interview begins at 10:15)
Topics: Podcast, podcast, retro, right to repair, RepairMonth, repair, repair.org, right2repair.org.za
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Feb 4, 2020 Scene World
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Intellivision was one of the absolute pioneers in the video game industry, starting all the way back in 1979 with the original Intellivision console. Now in 2020, they're back with a new console called the Amico, which promises to rekindle some of the actual fun that video games used to be. AJ and Joerg talk to Intellivision CEO Tommy Tallarico and European president Hans Ippisch about how this all began and how they're bringing Intellivision into the 21st century while honoring its long...
Topics: Podcast, podcast, Intellivision, video games, video game music, arcade, arcades, couch coop,...
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Jan 22, 2020 scene world
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Welle:Erdball has been making music for almost 30 years, and the Commodore 64 has been an integral part of their unique sound since the beginning. Joerg and AJ talk to W:E members Honey and MissMoonlight about their musical process, what it means to them to be able to create art at this level, and the importance that the C64 plays in their music. (Interview begins at 35:49)
Topics: Podcast, podcast, Welle:Erdball, W:E, MissMoonlight, Honey, Music, C64, Commodore, DS, Sound, VGM,...
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Kick-Off II is one of the most difficult football (or soccer, if you're NTSC) games to master. Oliver Stender and Frank Fuhrmann have done just that, though, and their skill has lead to them being two of the highest ranked players to take part in the Kick-Off II World Cup -- championships that are still being held today. AJ and Joerg talk to them about what draws them to this game, as well as the challenges of keeping a vintage game championship series relevant and entertaining in the 21st...
Topics: Podcast, podcast, Amiga, soccer, sports, gaming, games, Retrogaming, retro, vintage, competition,...
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Dec 29, 2019 scene world
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Podcast Episode #80 - Gamescom 2019 Special Episode! Martin Ahman, AJ and Joerg look back at the games that were revived via retro IP successors. (Yes, PC retro is also retro nowadays!). Let's have a look together at what publishers and development studios showed us today!
Topics: podcast, Gamescom, Gamescom 2019
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Ben Taylor likes to make friends with internet scammers. He's the man behind the Pleasant Green YouTube channel, where he tells the stories of -- and gives a human face to -- people we often think of as entirely nefarious. AJ and Joerg talk to him about what drew him to this, the very human stories behind many internet scammers, and what we can all do to help others. (Interview starts at 10:00)
Topics: Podcast, podcast, scammers, Pleasant Green, Ben Taylor, YouTube, video, Africa, India
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The Micronics is hard at work creating a new mechanical keyboard for the Amiga 500, 600, and 1200, and Liwei Guan is the person making it all happen. AJ and Joerg talk to her about how she got involved in the Amiga community, the logistics of creating a new keyboard, and the unique directions she's taking to get this done. (Interview begins at 10:19)
Topics: Podcast, podcast, Amiga, retro, retrogaming, retrocomputing, c64, scene, demo scene, commodore,...
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Nov 17, 2019 Scene World
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Jason Scott is the free-range archivist of the Internet Archive and the creator of textfiles.com. AJ, Joerg, and Martin W. talk to him about why preservation is so important and ways in which everyone can help ensure that our digital histories are preserved.
Topics: Podcast, podcast, archive, archive.org, internet archive, wayback, wayback machine, retro, c64,...
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Gamescom is one of the biggest gaming conventions on the planet. AJ and Joerg start off Scene World's annual Gamescom retrospective by taking to Markus and Nico Grupp, developers of the game Highrisers; and Michael Blatz, who was at Gamescom as a publisher, to learn about the Gamescom experience from their unique perspectives. Also, AJ learns what "Ego Shooter" means. (interview begins at 33:43)
Topics: Podcast, Gamescom, Gamescom 2019, Indie Games, Games, Retro, Retrogaming, Developers, Publishers,...
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Oct 1, 2019 Scene World
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Christian Spanik is one of the best known IT journalists on the planet. From his start in journalism, to writing books, TV shows, and eventually joining Data Becker, he has had a hand in almost every facet of the computer world since the 80s. In this podcast, Christian sits down with AJ and Joerg to talk about his new project, Digisaurier, and about how changes in technology and our digital lifestyles impact the way that we consume information. (Interview begins at 14:53)
Topics: Podcast, Christian Spanik, German, Germany, Spanik, Digisaurier, Neues, 3Sat, Dat Becker, Amiga,...
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Antstream is the world's first retro game streaming subscription service (think Netflix, but for retro games!). AJ, Martin, and Joerg talk to Antstream's Brandon Keenan and Jo Clifford about how this all came together, and how they're paving the way for the future of retro gaming.
Topics: Antstream, netflix, games, retro, sceneworld, swo, podcast
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Aug 15, 2019 Scene World
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Christian Gleinser is the guy behind Dr. Wuro Industries and some of the most popular and unique games to come out for the C64 in decades. He joins AJ and Joerg to talk about how he got started, where he gets inspiration for creating such unique products, and where he's headed in the future. Also, AJ learns some German. (Interview begins at8:00)
Topics: Dr. Wuro, Games, C64, Retro, podcast
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Superguns may not be actual guns, but they're definitely super! They're also vital for preserving vintage arcade machines. Valerio Cannone and Peter Smets have designed their own -- the Kodai16 -- and they join the podcast to talk about their version of this important component, and what it means for the future of arcade preservation. Interview starts at 12:15!
Topics: podcast, valerio cannone, Peter 'Franky' Smets, Franky, supergun, hardware, Arcade, arcades, Games,...
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Jul 17, 2019 scene world
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Gay Gordon-Byrne is the Executive Director of The Repair Association, and is one of the foremost voices in the Right to Repair movement. She joins AJ and Joerg to finish up Scene World's Right to Repair Month [obnoxious air horn], to discuss why the right to repair is so important, the ways in which we're losing this right, and how everyone can help to keep the right to repair. (interview begins at 8:55)
Topics: sceneworld, swo, podcast, righttorepair, repair, repair.org, repairdotorg
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Jul 8, 2019 Scene World
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The Right to Repair movement covers not only repairing, but also the right to modify. Katja Becker, the force behind Tora.mod, is one of the premier hardware modders around. She joins AJ and Joerg to talk about vintage hardware, the modding scene, and why it's important that the knowledge and ability to do this be available. Also, Joerg gives his views on why disk drives are still important. (Interview begins at 34:30)
Topics: podcast, Tora.mod, Katja Becker, gamescom, mods, gameboy, nintendo, game gear, games, vintage,...
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Jun 30, 2019 Scene World
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If you're looking to repair almost anything, iFixit is THE place to go for almost every resource you'd need. Joerg wraps up Scene World's Right to Repair Month [obnoxious air horn] with iFixit's Kelsea Weber and Kay-Kay Clapp, where they talk about the amazing resource that iFixit provides to those who want to repair their stuff, and why having the right to repair is so important. (interview begins at 11:40)
Topics: Podcast, iFixIt, Kelsea Weber, Kay-Kay Clapp, RepairMonth, right to repairPodcast, iFixIt, Kelsea...
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Jun 21, 2019 scene world
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Jessa Jones is the force behind iPad Rehab, and one of the foremost authorities on data iPhone/iPad data recovery. She joins AJ and Joerg for part 2 of Scene World's Right to Repair Month to talk about her history, the amazing work she does, and why having the right to repair your own devices is so important. Interview starts at 14:07
Topics: Podcast, repair, right to repair, Jessa Jones, iphone, iPad Rehab, YouTube
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Jun 11, 2019 Scene World
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Scotty Allen is the man behind the hugely successful YouTube channel, Strange Parts. He joins Joerg and AJ for Scene World's Repair Month to talk building and repairing your own hardware, China's unique electronics marketplace, and why preserving older hardware is important for future generations. (Interview begins at 14:42)
Topics: podcast, arcade, repair, right to repair, iphone, apple, youtube, videos, video, Strange Parts,...
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May 31, 2019 Scene World
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Valerio Cannone is a hardware developer known for repairing vintage arcade machines in his spare time. Valerio shares some of his knowledge with Joerg, and gives us some insight into his history, what drives him, and why keeping vintage arcade machines functional is important in the 21st century. (Interview begins at 8:40)
Topics: Valerio Cannone, arcade, repair, sceneworld, swo, podcast
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May 19, 2019 Scene World
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Hewson Consultants! Who doesn't know them! (Later renamed to 21st Century Entertainment), we talk to Andrew Hewson who started all this and talk about the good old times, as well, as talking about what Rob Hewson does nowadays as an Indie videogame developer and publisher with Huey Games, releasing Hyper Sentinel on the Switch before and currently working on Kickstarting their new game Droid Assault! (Interview starts at 20:55)
Topics: hewson, Andrew Hewson, Rob Hewson, Droid Assault, 21st Centure Entertainment, Scene World, SWO,...
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Chris Abbott and Rob Hubbard are at it again! This time, they're working on the 8-Bit Symphony, a live concert featuring the Hull Philharmonic, celebrating the history of home computer gaming. They join AJ and Joerg for this special 64th episode to discuss bringing together this amazing project. (Interview starts at 22:27)
Topics: sceneworld, podcast, 8bitsymphony, podcast, interview, C64, Commodore64, ChrisAbbott, RobHubbard,...
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Dan Wood and Ravi Abbott host the amazingly popular Retro Hour Podcast, as well as having awesome YouTube channels of their own. AJ and Joerg talk to them about how they do it, keeping retro fresh, and we trade some fun podcasting stories. (Interview starts at 24:50)
Topics: scene world, podcast, retro hour, retrohour, retro, UK, Ravi Abbott, Dan Wood
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Mar 17, 2019 Scene World
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Even in 2019 firepower matters still! Our retro gaming expert Andrew and Joerg spoke to Frederik Schreiber (Vice President of 3D Realms + Managing Director of Slipgate Studios) and Mike Nielsen (President + CEO of 3D Realms) about their latest games: - Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition - Spiritual successor of "Commander Keen" with extended extras, and more characters to play with! - Ion Maiden - Action 3D game based on the same engine as "Duke Nukem 3D"! - Wrath - Action 3D game...
Topics: scene world, swo, ion maiden, wrath, Rad Rodgers Radical Edition, 3D Realms, Frederik Schreiber,...
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Mar 15, 2019 Scene World
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Chris Bateman is a game designer with a storied history. From helping to develop the Discworld game series to his newest endeavor, Silk, he has been blazing trails in game design for years. Joerg talks to him about his history and about his newest project, the unique sandbox RPG and adventure game, "Silk", that is on Kickstarter right now! (Interview starts at 11:33)
Topics: scene world, sceneworld, podcast, retro, rpg, chris bateman, silk, discwork
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Mar 3, 2019 scene world
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Bill Winters and Anthony Becker are, together, the creative force behind The Guru Meditation, one of the Amiga scene's most beloved and visible institutions. AJ and Joerg sit down with them for a wide-ranging conversation about the modern Amiga scene and how they produce their brilliant content. (Interview begins @ 24:00)
Topics: sceneworld, scene world, podcast, Amiga, GuruMedication, YouTube, Bill Winters, Anthony Becker
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Feb 3, 2019 scene world
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2018 was a banner year for commercial C64 releases, none more surprising -- or more well-received -- than GIANTS Software's hit game Farming Simulator. AJ and Joerg talk to GIANTS' Martin Rabl about how the C64 port came to be and why retrogaming is such a big part of gaming culture.
Topics: scene world, sceneworld, podcast, farming simulator, Martin Rabl, C64, retro
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Dec 21, 2018 Scene World
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AJ and Joerg talk to Richie Knucklez who is very famous for his Kong Off events, his skills in repairing Arcades to make them look again like new from factory, and his strong bounds with good old Twin Galaxies, when Walter Day still ran it. We cover everything about arcades in this interview, Twin Galaxies, high score scandals, changes in the scene, his experience with Walter and the rest of the core founder gang of Twin Galaxies! The interview starts 30 minutes into the podcast
Topics: podcast, Scene World, SWO, Twin Galaxies, Arcades, Richie Knucklez, Kong Off, Donkey Kong, Billy...
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Martin Ahman and Joerg talk to Andras Kaptas from the insert-coin.hu Association about the Hungarian C64 and Amiga Gaming Scene and how it came to be behind the iron curtain and how it envolved into creation of independand full price games for these machines long after their lifetimes. Also we talk about preserving the Hungarian videogame culture with him and a lot of other things! The interview starts 17 minutes into the podcast
Topics: podcast, Podcast, C64, C128, Commodore, vintage, retro, Hungary, Hungarian, insert-coin.hu, Andras...
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Martin Ahman and Joerg talk to Andras Kaptas from the insert-coin.hu Association about the Hungarian C64 and Amiga Gaming Scene and how it came to be behind the iron curtain and how it envolved into creation of independand full price games for these machines long after their liftimes. Also we talk about preserving the Hungarian videogame culture with him and a lot of other things! The interview starts 17 minutes into the podcast
Topics: podcast, Podcast, C64, C128, Commodore, vintage, retro, Hungary, Hungarian, insert-coin.hu, Andras...
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PLATO is the great, great, great granddaddy of the online computer network. Developing forums, email, multiplayer networked games, screen sharing, and instant messaging, it is responsible for many of the things we take for granted today. AJ and Joerg take a deep dive with IRATA.ONLINE's Thomas Cherryhomes into why PLATO is as awesome as it is, and how it still has plenty to offer both retro- and non-retro-enthusiasts. The interview starts 19 minutes into the recording! Watch the YouTube version...
Topics: podcast, Podcast, PLATO, PLATOTerm, C64, C64 scene, Atari, Apple, IBM, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Video,...
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How do you keep track of all the different machines released over the years? How do you catalogue different versions of games, down to the different packaging? And how can you ensure that the game you're looking for is real and authentic? Databases, that's how! The guys talk to Fred Fischer from Consolevariations and Armin Hierstetter from Retroplace about creating and maintaining these databases and how this plays a vital role in the retro scene.
Topics: podcast, Podcast, retro, retro gaming, C64, Sega, Nintendo, databases, Ben Daglish, Rob Hubbard,...
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Oct 21, 2018 Scene World
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As each year, we have been with a booth at the biggest game fair in the world: Gamescom! This is our special episode in which Martin Ahman and Joerg discuss with AJ about the experiences and flair of this year's gamescom, including interviews with creators and publishers about what's coming up for us retro gamers for end of this year and 2019!
Topics: Podcast, Gamescom, 2018, Konami, Larry, THQ Nordic, fair, SWO, Scene World
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Sep 14, 2018 Scene World
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Andrzej Wisniewski is making amazing new power supplies for vintage Commodore hardware! Joerg talks to him about this complex project, and how important it is to preserving this hardware. The interview starts at timestamp 16 minutes into the podcast.
Topics: podcast, Podcast, PSU, C64, C128, Commodore, vintage, retro, SWO, Scene World
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Sep 6, 2018 Scene World
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Kim Justice is one of the retro scene's most popular YouTube broadcasters, with videos covering nearly every aspect of the video game industry. This month, Kim joins AJ and Joerg to talk about her history in the gaming scene, YouTube popularity, and her process for creating engaging content.
Topics: Podcast, Retro, retro gaming, Kim Justice, C64, ZX Spectrum, UK, YouTube, SWO, Scene World
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Aug 17, 2018 Scene World
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Tectoy is the producer and distributor of Sega products in Brazil, credited with keeping the consoles popular in Brazil long after their discontinuation around the rest of the world. Andrew and Joerg welcome back Tectoy CEO Stefano Arnhold for a deeper dive into the unique legacy of this company and their 2017 edition of the Megadrive. Also, AJ and Joerg fall into a sci fi rabbit hole.
Topics: Tectoy, Mega Drive, Stefano Arnhold, Brazil, Genesis, Sega, Videogames, videogame console,...
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Aug 15, 2018 Scene World
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Lars Sobiraj is a freelance journalist, member of the Amiga scene as Ghandy, and editor for Tarnkappe.info and fomer editor of the Hugi diskmag and the news / underground portal gulli.com. He is also the first guest to ever be on the Scene World Podcast, all the way back in 2014. AJ and Joerg welcome Lars back to catch up with him on this special 50th episode!
Topics: podcast, Podcast, Lars Sobiraj, 50th anniversary, Kim Dotcom, Wikileaks, security, copyright,...
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Jul 16, 2018 Scene World
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Habitat was one of the precursors of the modern MMORPG: in the 1980s and 1990s, it was an immersive graphical world populated by C64 users in real-time, through the Quantumlink network. AJ and Joerg talk to developer Steve Salevan about the challenges in resurrecting Habitat and why this unique chapter of computing history is important today.
Topics: Podcast, Neohabitat, Habitat, Steve Salevan, Club Caribe, Quantumlink, Q-Link, Q-Link Reloaded,...
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Jun 16, 2018 Scene World
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Lau Brix has designed a modern, drop-in replacement for the C64's keyboard. Joerg and AJ talk to him about this awesome new hardware, and the story behind how it came to be.
Topics: Podcast, C64, Commodore, Commodore 64, hardware, podcast, Lau Brix, keyboard, MtnBuffalo,...
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May 16, 2018 Scene World
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Peter Reichenbach has been hard at work designing and building a remastered motherboard for the much neglected Commodore 128! AJ and Joerg talk to him about the hurdles and triumphs of this project, and why it's awesome. Also, Peter troubleshoots AJ's C128, and AJ gets to talk about Jeeps again.
Topics: podcast, Podcast, C128, Commodore, Commodore 64, hardware, peter reichenbach, SWO, Scene World
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Apr 25, 2018 Scene World
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Robert Bernardo is a very known figure in the American Commdore scene, being the head of the "Fresno Commodore User Group", we have been in touch with him since we started with Scene World 18 years ago - time to talk to him and hear about his side of our Commodore User World and Sphere! Enjoy listening to his experiences! This guy knows everybody and everything!
Topics: Podcast, Robert Bernardo, User Groups, Commodore, Retro, Vinrtage, SWO Scene World
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Mar 15, 2018 Scene World
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Chester Kollschen has been producing groundbreaking games on the C64 for over two decades. AJ and Joerg talk to him about his acclaimed new game, Sam's Journey, as well as about his past, and what might be in his future (hint: it's not a racing game).
Topics: Podcast, Chester Kollschen, Sam's Journey, C64, Games, Platform Games, Knights of Bytes,...
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Feb 7, 2018 Scene World
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Rob Hubbard is one of the best known composers of video game music, and has been producing music on the C64 as well as many other machines for decades. AJ and Joerg talk to him about the recently completed PROJECT HUBBARD, his career, and the future of game music.
Topics: music, C64, C64Audio, C64 scene, videogames, Rob Hubbard, sid, Podcast, SWO, Scene World
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Feb 4, 2018 Scene World
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AJ and Joerg talk to musician Gavin Graham about the mixture of sid/retro vgm sounds and pop music called "Bitpop". He talks about his journey from being a former demoscener under the handle of "Gazza" over analyzing C64 sound drivers written by famous C64 composers into going towards Bitpopping.
Topics: Podcast, Bitpop, C64, music, Gavin Graham, gavindi, Gazza, SWO, Podcast
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Dec 28, 2017 Scene World
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As every year, Scene World has also been visiting conventions in America! Jon, AJ and Joerg talk about the VCFEMidwest and EEEC that our staffer Jon has visited and VCFEast and AVGC which AJ has visited.
Topics: Podcast, AmeriCon, EEEC, VCFEast, VCFMidwest, Jon, Scene World, SWO
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Dec 2, 2017 Scene World
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David Fox is a game designer and programmer that worked on some of LucasArts' most memorable games, as well as the new Thimbleweed Park. AJ and Joerg talk to him about his history in the games industry, and his experience coming back to the point-and-click adventure genre.
Topics: Podcast, thimbleweed park, David Fox, Ron Gilbert, scumm, lucas, Electric Eggplant, SWO, Scene World
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Nov 19, 2017 Scene World
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As every year, Scene World has also had a booth at the biggest game fair in Europe: Gamescom! AJ, Martin Ahman and Joerg have a look at the experiences and interviews Scene World had this year.
Topics: Podcast, Gamescom 2017, Gamescom, Gamescom2017, Scene World, SWO
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Joerg and AJ talk to Chris Abbott, "C64Audio.com", about his currently running Rob Hubbard book Kickstarter called "Project Hubbard", and whatever else comes up in the retro computing music sphere.
Topics: Podcast, Chris Abbott, Rob Hubbard, Project Hubbard, C64Audio, C64Audio.com, Scene World, SWO
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Joerg and AJ talk to Fabian Mario Doehla, "Mr. Sega", about Sonic Mania, doing PR for Sega Europe and America, and whatever else comes up.
Topics: Podcast, Sega, Retro, retro gaming, sonic, Fabian Mario Doehla, Scene World, SWO
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Senac Palic of RetroKram is back with his newest project, Retrobourse Darmstadt 2017! AJ and Joerg talk to him about the bourse, RetroKram, and whatever else he's been up to!
Topics: Podcast, RetroKram, Senad Palic, Retro, Retrobourse, SWO, Scene World
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Aug 10, 2017 Scene World
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Saul Cross is a pioneering graphician and developer who is still active to this day. Andrew, AJ, and Joerg talk to him about what he's been up to, and about his history in the scene.
Topics: Podcast, C64, C64 Reloaded, retro, Saul Cross, Scene World, SWO
Scene World Podcast
Jul 25, 2017 Scene World
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Richard Loewenstein and Altraz are currently working on Reshoot R, the follow-up to Richard's 2016 game, Reshoot, for the Amiga. AJ and Joerg talk to them about developing for the Amiga, and the challenges they face in bringing new games to the market.
Topics: Podcast, reshoot r, amiga, Amiga, Commodore, Games, Richard Loewenstein, Martin Ahman, SWO, Scene...
Scene World Podcast
May 27, 2017 Scene World
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Yves Bolognini is the founder of the Bolo Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. They’re working to preserve and display the history of computers, and they need your help! AJ and Joerg talk to Yves about this unique collection, and about the largely unknown Swiss influence on computing history.
Topics: bolo museum, retro, bolo, c64, Amiga, Podcast, podcast, Scene World, SWO
Scene World Podcast
May 8, 2017 Scene World
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Ron Gilbert is legendary for genre-defining games like Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island, and The Cave. His newest game, Thimbleweed Park, builds on the classic point-and-click adventure games while delivering a fun new gaming experience. AJ and Joerg talk to him about his history in the gaming industry, what makes a good game, and what the future might hold.
Topics: Podcast, Ron Gilbert, scumm, maniac mansion, monkey island, thimbleweed park, adventure, point and...
Scene World Podcast
Apr 17, 2017 Scene World
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AJ and Joerg talk to Andreas “Morpheus” Wallstroem about his new book, Commodore 64: For the Love of a Machine.
Topics: Podcast, podcast, Andreas Wallstroem, Morpheus, book, C64, C64 scene, Scene World, SWO
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AJ and Joerg welcome Lily Stitches and Sven Voessing back to the podcast to talk all things cosplay, Ghostbusters, and... er... everything else!
Topics: Lily Stitches, Sven Voessing, retro hunter, burlesque, nerdy burlesque, cosplay, ghostbusters,...
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AJ and Joerg welcome Lily Stitches and Sven Voessing back to the podcast to talk all things cosplay, Ghostbusters, and... er... everything else!
Topics: Lily Stitches, Sven Voessing, retro hunter, burlesque, nerdy burlesque, cosplay, ghostbusters,...
Scene World Podcast
Mar 13, 2017 Scene World
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AJ and Joerg start off the year with an update from the MEGA65 team, Paul Gardner-Stephen, Andre Kudra, and Detlef Hastik.
Topics: mega65, C65, Commodore, thimbleweed park, podcast, Scene World, SWO
Scene World Podcast
Dec 27, 2016 Scene World
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AJ and Joerg close out the year by talking to Jens Schoenfeld from Individual Computers about their Commodore products and what their plans for the future hold.
Topics: Podcast, C64, C64 Reloaded, Individual Computers, icomp, SWO, Scene World
Scene World Podcast
Dec 7, 2016 Scene World
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Stefano Arhnold is the chairman of Tectoy, a Brazilian company that helped Sega gain a foothold in South America. AJ and Joerg welcome him to the podcast to talk about his history with the company and with gaming, and about Tectoy's new Mega Drive Limited Edition 2017
Topics: Podcast, sega, tectoy, Brazil, stefano arnhold, Scene World, SWO
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AJ and Joerg welcome Reiner Krapohl and Senad Palic from For Amusement Only and the Flipper- und Arcademuseum, Seligenstadt, to the podcast to talk about their unique video game and pinball museum.
Topics: Podcast, For Amusement Only, FAO, Reiner Krapohl, Senad Palic, SWO, Scene World
Scene World Podcast
Oct 13, 2016 Scene World
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Paul Solomine is the guy behind A Video Game Con, New Jersey’s first and biggest gaming con, now in its second year. AJ went there, and now he and Joerg talk to Paul about how this event came together and what’s planned for the future.
Topics: AVGC, A Video Game Con, Paul Solomine, podcast, Scene World, SWO
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Scene World ran again a booth together with the retro gaming music group Hans Hiscore and crashed into Jon Hare to talk about his newest and upcoming soccer game: Sociable Soccer!
Topics: Jon Hare, Socialable Soccer, Gamescom, Gamescom 2016, GC, GC 2016, podcast, SWO, Scene World
Scene World Podcast
Aug 16, 2016 Scene World
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Nick Vivid is both an accomplished musician as well as a member of Scene World’s editorial staff! AJ and Joerg talk to him about his history and experiences with the C64, and how he uses retro sounds and effects in his modern music production.
Topics: podcast, nick vivid, music, retro, scene world, nickvivid, Alwyz, SWO
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Near mythical tales have been told of the 1983 burial of 700,000 Atari games and products in a New Mexico landfill. Joseph Lewandowski is the man who separated fact from myth to track down, locate, and excavate these games. AJ and Joerg talk to him about the process behind that, and the many interwoven stories that make this such an endearing legend.
Topics: podcast, atari, dump, et, e.t., alamagordo, New Mexico, Dig, landfill, joe lewandowski, Scene...
Scene World Podcast
May 28, 2016 Scene World
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Darren Melbourne, creator of the C64 DTV, is trying to bring the C64 back with THE 64, a reimagining of the Commodore 64 in both console and handheld form. AJ and Joerg talk to him about this new project, and how his history has led to what he’s doing now.
Topics: Podcast, THE 64, DTV, Commodore, Commodore 64, SWO, Scene World
Scene World Podcast
Apr 26, 2016 Scene World
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Susan Bennett and Karen Jacobsen are voice actors perhaps best known for being the original American and Australian voices of Apple's Siri personal assistant. AJ and Joerg talk to them about their experiences and thoughts on being two of the most recognizable voices in the world.
Topics: podcast, siri, apple, susan bennett, karen jacobsen, SWO, Scene World